The Retail Technology Transformation

At 34, I feel old. I know that I am probably angering some readers with that statement, but it’s true. And from a tech-world perspective, I’m a dinosaur. I’m old enough to remember the excitement of renting VHS tapes from Blockbuster; old enough to know cell phones...

16 Weeks: Thoughts From A Soon-To-Be Working Mom

When I asked my coworkers what I should write about for my blog post, everyone said “being pregnant while working.” This seemed a very odd notion to me. Barring extreme health situations, don’t most expectant mothers work during their pregnancy? Am I missing some...

Living Strategically

Before my time at Nextenture, I spent a large chunk of my childhood and adult life staring at squares for large portions of the day. This might not make much sense to you, but let me explain myself. My previous job was in quality control and assurance, but I had also...

Adventure: My Overseas Journey to Startup Life

It’s almost been a year and a half since I moved to the United States in order to join Nextenture.  Before working here, I was born, raised and employed in India. I also worked for a Fortune 500 company that employed more than 200,000 people worldwide. It was...

Defining Dollars: Chatting About Training ROI

In this week’s post, Ken Cooke, Nextenture’s Product Architect sits down with Dave Crisante, a Training Content Developer who led efforts at some of New York’s most successful healthcare unicorns. We share three things that every educator should keep...

5 Tips To Meeting the Client

Meeting clients can sometimes feel like you’re meeting a boss. You can’t avoid them, they give you the scares, but you need to be nice to them. Moreover, your life depends on them! I’m kidding! It doesn’t. Based on my experience dealing with customers face to face in...

Life at a Startup

No matter where you work, everyone has heard a few things about startups. Having worked in one for a while now, I am here to tell you which of those things are true. The Only Thing That’s Constant Is Change This ancient quote was clearly meant for modern start-ups....

The Island Talks

As a programmer, I got my chance to go on my first work trip abroad: Anguilla in 1998. I boarded the plane after having enjoyed a satisfactory amount of jealousy on my friend’s faces. After all, it’s not every day that one gets to visit the Caribbean on a six...

An Introduction to Our New Website!

Personal opinions reflected within each blog post only illustrate the writer’s. They do not necessarily convey the company’s official stances on different topics. Hi – and welcome to Nextenture’s website! My name is Anokh Rao and I handle our company’s digital...